Monday, November 25, 2019

Robert Lauterbach 11/22/2019

0700 - arrived on island and patrolled island.

0800 - met ferry.

0840 - vehicle maintenance.

1100 - patrolled island.

1205 - suspicious male wandering near school grounds.  Made contact with him.  Possible mental issues and he willingly left the island on 1230 ferry.

1420 - patrolled island and met 1530 ferry.

1705 - patrolled Central Ave. 

1955 - patrolled Brackett Ave. 

2220 - locked community building.

0620 - unlocked community building.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Robert Lauterbach 11/18/2019 

0700 - arrived on island.

0800 - met ferry. 

0930 - patrolled island.

1130 - patrolled back shore and met 1230 ferry.  

1420 - patrolled island.

1540 - hosted a few kids from after school club from community center.

1820 - medcu 12 call to Reed Ave.  Patient treated at scene.

1920 - disturbance call on Lower A.  Turned out to be a misunderstanding as the caller wasn't aware that the homeowner was home.  No crime.

2200 - locked community building.

0620 - unlocked community building.

Monday, November 18, 2019

Robert Lauterbach 11/16/2019

0700 - met ferry and swapped out firefighter partners.

0800 - patrolled island.

0910 - station house chores.

1120 - patrolled island and met 1230 ferry.

1430 - met ferry and patrolled island.

1630 - patrolled island.

1705 - medcu 12 run to Upper A street.  Patient transported to fire boat without incident.

2200 - patrolled island.

2230 - locked community building.

0630 - unlocked the community building.

Friday, November 15, 2019

Robert Lauterbach 11/15/2019

0700 - arrived on the island.

0800 - monitored traffic by the school.

0950 - patrolled island. 

1230 - met ferry and patrolled island.

1405 - patrolled island.

1630 - patrolled island and met ferry.

1930 - met ferry.

2030 - met ferry.

2235 - locked community building.

0550 - large water break on Ryefield.  Contact made with home's handyman/plumber and Portland Water.

0630 - unlocked community building.

Monday, November 11, 2019

Robert Lauterbach 11/8/2019

0700 - arrived on the island.

0720 - patrolled island and met 0800 ferry.

1020 - vehicle maintenance.

1230 - met ferry.

1410 - patrolled island and met 1530 ferry.

1710 - patrolled backshore.

1900 - patrolled CentralAve.

2200 - locked community building.

2320 - DV assault arrest on Island Ave. address.  Report taken.

0620 - unlocked building.

*** Please remember that all vehicles driven must be properly insured.

Thursday, November 7, 2019



Robert Lauterbach 11/6/2019

0700 - arrived on island.

0800 - met ferry and monitored traffic by school zone.

1020 - patrolled island and met 1100 ferry.

1420 - spoke with a resident on proper way to register island vehicle and met ferry.

1900 - theft report for a resident on Brackett Ave. Theft occurred in terminal of CBL on City side.

2100 - patrolled island.

2245 - locked community doors.

0620 - unlocked community doors.

*** Although summer is over, please stay with your vehicle when at the ferry loading area.   

Friday, November 1, 2019

Robert Lauterbach 10/31/2019

0700 - arrived on island.

0800 - met ferry.

0910 - patrolled island.

1125 - spoke with resident about how to register an island vehicle.

1420 - patrolled Central Ave and met 1430 ferry.

1655 - patrolled back shore.

1900 - gave out candy to Trick or Treaters. 

2130 - checked Battery Steele.

Windy night. 

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Robert Lauterbach 10/29/2019

0700 - arrived on island.

0800 - met ferry.

0820 - monitored traffic by school zone.

1000 - patrolled island.

1145 - patrolled island and met 1230 ferry.

1320 - station house chores.

1600 - patrolled island and met 1750 ferry.

2100 - patrolled island.

2245 - locked up community building.

0625 - unlocked building.

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Robert Lauterbach 10/23/2019

0700 - arrived on the island.

0800 - met ferry and monitored traffic by school.

0945 - patrolled island.

1230 - met ferry.

1410 - assisted FD with maintenance on medcu 12.

1720 - patrolled island and met 1750 ferry.

1950 - patrolled Central Ave.

2200 - locked community building.

0630 - unlocked community building.

*** Might be a good time to get your chimney cleaned and checked out before winter.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Robert Lauterbach 10/21/2019

0700 - arrived on the island.

0800 - met ferry.

0810 - monitored traffic by school zone.

1010 - station house chores.

1130 - medcu 12 run to the Children's Workshop.  Patient transported without incident to fireboat.

1430 - met ferry and patrolled island.

1730 - patrolled island and met 1750 ferry.

1920 - drove ambulance around the island because the battery has been dying on it.  

2240 - locked community building.

0620 - unlocked community building.

*** Please remember that all vehicles being driven on the island must have insurance. 

Monday, October 21, 2019

Robert Lauterbach 10/15/2019

0700 - arrived on island.

0800 - met ferry and patrolled island.

0920 - station house chores.

1145 - spoke with owner of lost dog.  Dog was found minutes later.

1530 - met ferry and patrolled island.

1720 - patrolled back shore. 

2020 - patrolled island.

2135 - spoke with a resident who was a victim of a hit and run on Congress St.  Report taken. 

2300 - locked community building.

0620 - unlocked community building.

Lots of day trippers, believe there were two cruise lines in.  Plenty of vehicles leaving the island as well.  

Monday, October 7, 2019

Robert Lauterbach 10/5/2019

0700 - arrived on island.

0720 - patrolled island and met 0800 ferry.

0930 - patrolled island.

1110 - vehicle maintenance.

1230 - met ferry.

1505 - patrolled island.

1730 - patrolled island.

2020 - received call from someone concerned about a passenger on the ferry.  White female with dark rimmed glasses presenting with mental health issues.  Drove around area and was unable to come up with anyone fitting that description.

2220 - locked community building.

0630 - opened community building.

*** Please remember that the Welch St. lot has a 72 hour parking limit. 

Monday, September 30, 2019

Robert Lauterbach 9/27/2019

0700 - arrived on island.

0800 - Special attention near school.

0920 - patrolled island and met ferry.

1130 - resident informed that they were looking for their lost dog.  Dog reunited with owner shortly after.

1430 - met ferry and patrolled island.

1535 - responded to Elizabeth Street for a an elderly female confused and lost.  Reunited with daughter and spoke about future plans.

1755 - well being check on an individual that just came off ferry.  Individual was identified as a male that interacted with in-town units multiple times during the day.  Individual was acting erratic and I was able to persuade him to get right back on boat.  Dispatch alerted to have officers wait for him on the other side in case he became an issue.

1905 - layout individual call on Torrington.  He was awake when I arrived and properly identified and sent back towards the ferry.

1950 - Engine 12 run to Central Ave.  Homeowner got their furnace serviced today but started to smoke when heat was put on.  FD cleared.

2240 - patrolled island.

2300 - locked community building doors.

Beautiful day brought a lot of day trippers out to the island but everything got quiet after 5:00 PM.

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Robert Lauterbach 9/12/2019

0700 - arrived on island.

0800 - met ferry and gave special attention to school area.

1030 - picked up city computer staff and brought them back to the station house to work on computer in office.

1240 - patrolled island.

1530 - met ferry and patrolled island.

1700 - quick vehicle maintenance.

2100 - patrolled island and checked battery steel.

Quiet day.  A few day trippers with two cruise lines in port.

Friday, September 6, 2019

Robert Lauterbach 9/5/2019

0700 - arrived on island.

0800 - met ferry and gave special attention to school zone.

0955 - patrolled island.

1230 - met ferry.

1510 - patrolled Brackett Ave and met 1530 ferry.

1720 - patrolled island and gave special attention to Battery Steele area.

2200 - patrolled island and locked community building.

0540 - patrolled island and unlocked community building.

*** Remember to keep your dog on a leash at all times when out walking. 

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Robert Lauterbach 9/3/2019

0700 - arrived on island.

0720 - gave special attention for traffic near school zone.

0955 - patrolled island.

1130 - met ferry and patrolled island.

1400 - spoke with resident who turned in a cell phone.

1730 - patrolled island and met 1755 ferry.

2130 - met ferry.

2215 - checked Battery Steele area.

2300 - locked up community building.

Very quiet day with plenty of day trippers possibly due to the cruise line that arrived early in the morning

Friday, August 30, 2019

Thursday August 29, 2019
Officer Connolly
-0700 hours: Shift change
-0830 hours: Patrolled back shore
-0900 hours: House chores/maintenance
-1015 hours: patrolled island via bike
-1200 hours: patrolled island via Gator
-1500 hours: Lost item reported at Ferry Landing.  Item retrieved and brought back to owner
-1645 hours: assisted fire department with medical call Down Front
-1730 hours: Met with party in regards to a parking complaint at the Peaks Island Elementary School.  Stated his vehicle will be addressed
-2200 hours: Special attention to the Community Center
-Met Ferries throughout day, (summer winding down).  No issues with traffic or lines.

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Robert Lauterbach 8/28/2019

0700 - arrived on island.

0800 - met ferry and patrolled island.

0810 - unlocked community building.

1100 - patrolled island and met 1130 ferry.

1410 - patrolled Central Ave. and met 1430 ferry.

1645 - met ferry.

1900 - patrolled Brackett Ave. and met ferry.

2120 - checked Battery Steele.

Lots of vehicles leaving during the day and lots of rain starting around 7:00 PM. 
Robert Lauterbach 8/26/2019

0700 - arrived on island.

0800 - met ferry and patrolled island.

0920 - station house and vehicle maintenance.

1230 - met ferry.

1420 - patrolled island.

1700 - found owner of cell phone that was left at station house.

1825 - spoke with father and daughter from City Point Rd. they had issues with daughter's boyfriend and decided to leave the island for the night to prevent anything from escalating.  No crime, no report.  

1920 - checked DPW property.

2200 - locked community building.

0600 - unlocked community building.

Please remember that the Welch St. lot has a 72 parking limit.

Monday, August 26, 2019



Friday August 23, 2019
Officer Connolly (Officer Taylor afternoon/Officer Keller overnight)
-0700 hours: Shift change
-0840 hours: patrolled backshore/with Gator
-0920 hours: wallet turned in (reunited with owner later in shift)
-1100 hours: patrolled Centennial Beach
-1430 hours: assisted Casco Bay Lines with ferry line (particularly heavy load for this ferry)
-1715 hours: complaint about a parking ticket issued, instructed to call parking division
-1730 hours: dog at large call on New Island Ave.
-2230 hours: special attention to Community Services
-2350 hours: Party call on Pleasant Ave.  individuals quieted down
-Met Ferries throughout day/night

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Officer Connolly 

Tuesday July 30, 2019
Officer Connolly
-0700 hours: Shift change
-0830 hours: Patrolled Backshore/with Gator
-1400 hours: Foot patrol Down front
-1515 hours: Inquiry about a lost phone
-1630 hours: Parking complaint Welch St. (ticket issued)
-1700 hours:Patrolled back shore
-2100 hours: Parking complaint on Backshore/unfounded
-2200 hours: Special attention to Community Services
-Met Ferries throughout day.


Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Monday July 22, 2019
Officer Connolly
-0700 hours: Shift change
-0800 hours: Met ferry/cadet reported to duty
-0915 hours: Patrolled backshore/middle of Island with Gator
-1030 hours: Follow-up with unregistered boat parking on Knickerbocker Ln.
-1215 hours: Harassment/terrorizing report taken on Central Ave.
--1920 hours: Follow-up with 8th Maine staff regarding theft
-2045 hours: Medical call at 8th Maine, party refused transport
-0300 hours: Medical call on Central Ave.  Party transported
-Met Ferries throughout day.

Monday, July 22, 2019

PORTLAND POLICE DEPARTMENT
PEAKS ISLAND
DAILY LOG


Date _­­__07/20/2019_        Shift _1 __            Officer  Rumery Taylor/Leitch/ MacLean/Keller          _______        
                                                                                                                           


Daily Tasks/Public Relations/Maintenance/Miscellaneous

0700- shift change w/Ofc Lauterbach/Patrolled Island 

0800-  Met ferry, managed car ferry line-Peaks to Portland Swim set up on Beach at Ferry Landing

0930-  Met ferry/patrolled Island

1030-  Met ferry/managed car ferry Line

1100-  Went to visit at Book Sale at Library-offloaded multiple police stickers/pay it forward recruitment 

1130-  Met ferry/managed car ferry line and traffic circle

1230-  Met ferry/patrolled Island

1248-  responded to 69 Alderbrook w/Engine 12

1330-  Met ferry

1400-  Patrolled Island

1430-  Met ferry/shift change

1501-  Golf cart being driven by kids complaint Pleasant @ Trefethen found parked @ residence Belvedere & Pleasant.Spoke w/adults. Licensed teenage drivers are in the home and will drive appropriately

1530-  Met ferry/patrolled Island

1630- spoke w/Portland Water District-checked exterior doors for them at 15 Welch St. all set 

1645-  Met Ferry

1742-  273 Island Ave with Medcu 12 for a medical call. Patient transported.

1815-  Patrolled Island

1930-  Met ferry-assisted Elderly wedding party guest getting onto boat with help from 
CBL staff. 

1938- Boat sinking on Gov't Dock. Notified Harbor Master who called Coast Guard-PFD Cavallaro responded and met Engine 12 at dock and they pumped out the boat until owner responded.

2030-  Met ferry-waved Goodbye to another wedding party. 

2130-  Met ferry-shift change-checked on vehicle on Seashore w/hazards on. Owner contacted.

2203-  Noise complaint re:wedding at Lion's club. Party already broken up upon arrival.

2230-  Met Ferry/patrolled Island

2245-  Met ferry

2300-  Patrolled Island

0015-  50 Luther St w/Engine 12 for the smell of propane-empty gas cylinder giving off slight odor-cleared


Safety Tip
When cooking lobster use caution when removing the rubber bands before cooking.

Robert Lauterbach 7/19/2019

0700 - arrived on island and patrolled island. 

0800 - met ferry and picked up cadet. 

0945 - found owner of lost wallet and gave it back to him. 

1030 - argument on ferry line with two islanders. Spoke with both parties and settled it.

1310 - 911 hang up on Seashore - everything all set - pocket dial. 

1430 - picked of Officer Smith.

1645 - report of missing/stolen bike by the Inn - bike not locked up- description taken. 

1950 - patrolled island and met 2030 ferry. 

2130 - met ferry and picked up Officer Bennis. 

2300 - patrolled island - all quiet.

Very crowded and busy day with people all over but seemed to quiet down a lot when the sun went down. 

***  Lock your bike up when you’re not using it - Doesn’t make it right but why take the chance and allow someone to take it on a joy ride - Nobody is cutting bike locks out here on the island - Please help yourself and lock up your bike 

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Peaks Blog 7/18/2019

0700 - arrived on island.  

0800 - met ferry and patrolled back shore.

0830 - fire training.

1100 - patrolled island.

1410 - Epps and Brackett for a person who fell off bike.  Transported to fire boat.

1620 - assisted FD in cleaning fire apparatus.

1900 - patrolled island and met 2030 ferry.

2245 - checked Battery Steele area.

*** Please try to make sure your address is visible.  Makes all the difference in the world when trying to get there. 

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Friday July 12, 2019
Officer Connolly (Regan/Keller)
-0700 hours: Shift change
-0800 hours: Met ferry/cadet reported to duty
0815 hours: Assisted fire department with alarm call at Inn
0930 hours: Lost dog picked up at Café and brought back to station
1045 hours: Parking complaint on City Point
1120 hours:  Medical call, Brackett Ave.
1230 hours: patrolled Island on bike
1600 hours: Medical call, Maple St
1910 hours: Medical call at Trefethen Club
2020 hours: Golf cart complaint on Island Ave. (child operating). Mother contacted, advised child wasn’t driving, just showing her how to back up.  Mother warned.
2220 hours: report of loud kids walking on Tolman Rd, kids were gone upon arrival.
2250 hours: report of loud party at Trefethen and Pleasant.  Quiet upon arrival
2350 hours: another report of party at Trefethen and Pleasant.  Upon arrival, reporting party said the kids went inside.

Monday, July 15, 2019

Sunday July 14, 2019

Officer Connolly (Fitzgerald/Fritz)
0700 hours: Shift change
0800 hours: Met ferry/cadet reported to duty
0840 hours: Patrolled backshore on Gator
1300 hours: Warning (drinking in public/Welch St.)
1330 hours: bar check/Jones Landing
1430 hours: lost wallet turned in
1510 hours: Warning drinking in public (back shore)
1410 hours: Medical call on Island Ave.
1620 hours: Served Criminal trespass paperwork to individual for Jones Landing.  Individual was uncooperative with staff. 
1640 hours: Warning drinking in public (back shore)
*Jones Landing was well attended.  No problems with crowd or with Ferry loading*
2230 hours: Call of a domestic altercation on Elizabeth (wrong location/ ended up being Elizabeth in town)
0500 hours: Medical call with transport

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Robert Lauterbach 7/9/2019

0700 - arrived on island.

0820 - checked Welch St. lot.

0910 - patrolled island.

1110 - online EMT training.

1255 - 911 Hang-up in area 338 Brackett Ave.  Nobody around when I arrived.

1510 - responded back to station house for a turned in wallet.

1730 - patrolled back shore.

2140 - spoke with leaders of a camp on the island that continue to have issues with a camp participant.  They want to follow up with the child's parent before involving law enforcement.

2345 - American Legion for a disorderly male.  Arrest made and transported off the island.

*** Special attention to the islands beaches as there were plenty of people enjoying the warmer weather.

*** Lots of day trippers during midday and slowly trickled down by 7:00.